Collection 04: John Easty journal, 1786-1793. Titled `Pt Jno Easty A Memorandum of the Transa[ ] of...

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Collection 04: John Easty journal, 1786-1793. Titled `Pt Jno Easty A Memorandum of the Transa[ ] of a Voiage [sic] from England to Botany Bay in The Scarborough transport Captn Marshall Commander kept by me your humble Servan[ ] John Easty marine wich [sic] began 1787', November 1786-May 1793

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SAFE/DLSPENCER 374

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94RxOZ01

Collection 04: John Easty journal, 1786-1793. Titled `Pt Jno Easty A Memorandum of the Transa[ ] of a Voiage [sic] from England to Botany Bay in The Scarborough transport Captn Marshall Commander kept by me your humble Servan[ ] John Easty marine wich [sic] began 1787', November 1786-May 1793

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Collection 04: John Easty journal, 1786-1793. Titled `Pt Jno Easty A Memorandum of the Transa[ ] of a Voiage [sic] from England to Botany Bay in The Scarborough transport Captn Marshall Commander kept by me your humble Servan[ ] John Easty marine wich [sic] began 1787', November 1786-May 1793

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Collection 04: John Easty journal, 1786-1793. Titled `Pt Jno Easty A Memorandum of the Transa[ ] of a Voiage [sic] from England to Botany Bay in The Scarborough transport Captn Marshall Commander kept by me your humble Servan[ ] John Easty marine wich [sic] began 1787', November 1786-May 1793

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Date

November 1786-May 1793

Call Numbers

SAFE/DLSPENCER 374

Record Identifier

94RxOZ01
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Contents

1 volume of textual material - manuscript

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Sub-fonds

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Collection 04: John Easty journal, 1786-1793. Titled `Pt Jno Easty A Memorandum of the Transa[ ] of a Voiage [sic] from England to Botany Bay in The Scarborough transport Captn Marshall Commander kept by me your humble Servan[ ] John Easty marine wich [sic] began 1787', November 1786-May 1793

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NOTES

General note

Microfilm copy available at CY 4160, frames 15-114

Digital order no: Album ID : 823440

Published information

This journal has been published in transcription: 'John Easty, Memorandum of transactions of a voyage from England to Botany Bay, 1787-1791: a First Fleet Journal' (Sydney: Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales, 1965. See ML Q991.1/16A1 and CY 914, frames 99-203).

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequest of Sir William Dixson in 1952.

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Nelson Meers Foundation Heritage Collection

Dixson 60

UNESCO Six

Administrative / Biographical history

Little is known of John Easty, private marine on the Scarborough. Neither his birth nor death dates are known. He returned to England in December 1792, on the Atlantic, the same ship that conveyed Arthur Phillip home. In September 1794 he was employed by a London grocer and spent some years petitioning the Admiralty for compensation promised for s...

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SAFE/DLSPENCER 374

Record Identifier

94RxOZ01

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412912

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